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Brussels is the perfect place for a short break
At the heart of Europe and home to both the European Union and NATO, Brussels is renowned as a leading force in politics and business, but perhaps not your first thought for a short break destination.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
A tight squeeze in New York's stylish micro-hotels
As I opened the door, my first thought was, "Sweet mother of Mark Hamill! How did I wind up in Buck Rogers's hotel room?" The futuristic pod was tiny, but every inch had a purpose.
Ultimate Guide to European Rail Passes
Whether you're a twenty-something backpacker or retirees who've finally made the time to see the world, traveling across Europe by rail is a right of passage.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
European Union ponders arming Kurds in Iraq
Ministers of the European Union met to discuss arming Kurdish military troops in Iraq, following decisions by France and the United States to send armaments.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Amsterdam & Brussels
Leaving the pristine castles of Eastern Europe I made my way to the beautifully intricate city of Amsterdam.
Times of Oman
Brussels - Belgium's capital blooms in summer
Belgium's capital blooms in summer, with a floral welcome on the mat Belgium's capital comes to life in summer: cafe life spills out on to sunny terraces, the city's many parks are full and the Royal Palace opens until September.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Meet the Tuppers, D.C.'s Original Beer Geeks
Before the international beer cognoscenti were hip to the smoked lagers of Bamberg, Bob and Ellie Tupper had discovered the Gouda-like quality of the Bavarian town's Aecht Schlenkerla Rauchbier.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Serge the Concierge
Map, Time, Travel Options and Cost for St Vith to Brussels via Rome2rio
A family member is about to spend a lenghty period of time in Liege province of Belgium and needs to travel from St Vith to Huy and St Vith to Brussels in first days of his stays.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
Around Poland and Austria by train
My children often reminisce, misty- eyed, about their time InterRailing around Europe and I thought it was about time I gave it a go.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
UK the fifth pillar of the EU temple
Bryan MacDonald is a journalist, writer, broadcaster and teacher. He wrote for Irish Independent and Daily Mail.
Sun Aug 03, 2014
Exporters prepare for loss of GSP privileges
THAI enterprises in various industries are struggling to adjust their business models and investment plans in preparation for losing Generalised System of Preferences privileges in the European Union next year.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
Brussels travel tips: Where to go and what to see in 48 hours
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Simon Calder: Trains to Europe on track at last
Simon Calder's career in travel started at Gatwick Airport, where he cleaned aircraft for Laker Airways and later worked as a security officer.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Moscow laughs off sanctions over Ukraine
A defiant Russia dismissed unprecedented Western sanctions over Ukraine after Brussels and Washington unveiled the toughest punitive measures against the Kremlin since the Cold War.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Troika review in Athens unaffected by Paris meeting
A meeting between troika and Greek government officials in Paris at the beginning of September does not mean that representatives of GreeceA's lenders will not then travel to Athens to carry out the fifth review of the countryA's economic adjustment program, sources in Brussels clarified Tuesday.
US, EU preparing new sanctions against Russia
In this March 5, 2014 file photo, French-built warship BPC Vladivostock, designed to strengthen Russia's ability to deploy troops, tanks and helicopter gunships, leaves the Saint Nazaire's harbor, western France, for its test run on the open sea off coast of France.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
European airlines continue to suspend Israel flights
Summary Several major European carriers have announced that they will stick to their decision to suspend their flights to Israel despite the lifting of a flight ban by the European Aviation Safety Agency .
Thu Jul 24, 2014
The Beaumont Enterprise
Jet with 116 aboard 'probably crashed' in Mali
An arrival information screen shows the delayed Air Algerie flight 5017 at the Houari Boumediene airport near Algiers, Algeria, Thursday, July 24, 2014.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
More MH17 bodies return to Netherlands,EU mulls Russia sanctions
Dozens more bodies from the crash site of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 are set to arrive in the Netherlands, as the EU prepares to hit Russia with fresh sanctions.
WH Mildly Criticizes French Carrier Sales to Russia
Hours after British Prime Minister David Cameron blasted as "unthinkable" France's decision to sell helicopter assault carriers to Russia, the White House on Tuesday reiterated to Newsmax its displeasure of the sale - but in noticeably softer terms.